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Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural Courses Offered at Other NYU Schools

  • Below are all of the (non-Gallatin) courses throughout NYU that have been reviewed by Gallatin faculty to fulfill the Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural requirements. This list will be updated as more courses are reviewed and approved. Please note that course numbers and titles may change.
  • To search for Gallatin Interdisciplinary Seminars (IDSEM-UG) that fulfill the Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural requirements, go to the Gallatin Courses page. Please note that the following do not fulfill any areas of the Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural requirements: advanced writing courses (WRTNG-UG); arts workshops (ARTS-UG); practicums (PRACT-UG); first-year program courses, including first-year interdisciplinary seminars and first-year writing and research seminars (FIRST-UG); and individualized projects including independent studies, tutorials, etc. (INDIV-UG).
  • Most courses on the list below were offered in prior semesters and may or may not be offered in a future semester. Students should consult the Albert Course Search to see when these courses are offered.
  • Special Topics courses may in some cases satisfy Gallatin's Historical & Cultural requirement, but must be considered on a case-by-case basis.To request the review of a Special Topics course, students should complete a Course Review Request form.
  • To request that a new course be reviewed to fulfill one of the Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural requirements, students should complete a Course Review Request form.
     

Courses

School Department Course # Title Lib Arts Hist & Cult
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 236 Knights, Ladies, and Chivalry EARLY
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 104 Anthropology of Southasia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 18 Slavery in Anthropological Perspective: Africa and the Ancient World  SOC
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 2 Human Evolution MATH/SCI
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 20 African Literature SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 31 The Anthropology of Witchcraft SOC
EARLY
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 326 Introduction to Forensic Anthropology MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 326 "Introduction to Forensic Anthropology" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 331  Human Rights and Culture SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 48 Cultural Symbols  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 51 Human Variation MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 51 "Human Variation" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 52 Evolution and Biology of Human Behavior MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 52 "Evolution and Biology of Human Behavior" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 53 Human Genetics MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 53 "Human Genetics" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 54 Primate Behavioral Ecology MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 54 "Primate Behavioral Ecology" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 55 Health and Disease in Human Evolution MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 55 "Health and Disease in Human Evolution" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 56 Comparative Biology of the Living Primates MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 56 "Comparative Biology of the Living Primates" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 80 Emerging Diseases MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 80 "Emerging Diseases" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9037 Anthropology of Indigenous Australia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9038 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9101 Society, Culture and Modernization in Ghana SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Applied Statistics in Social Research APSTA-UE 10 Statistical Mysteries and How to Solve Them MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Applied Statistics in Social Research APSTA-UE 1085 Basic Statistics I MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Art Theory & Critical Studies ARTCR-UE 9077 Contemporary Art and New Media in China GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 110 Ancient Egyptian Art HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 2 History of Western Art II HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 301 European Architecture of the Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 302 Architecture & Urbanism in the Age of the Baroque HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 303 Northern Renaissance Art, 1400-1530 HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 304 16th Century Art North of The Alps  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 305 Italian Renaissance Sculpture  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 308 Golden Age Venetian Painting  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 309 Italian Art in the Age of the Baroque HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 313 French Art: Renaissance to Rococo HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 315 Art in Spain from El Greco to Goya  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 350 Sp Tpcs Renaissance & Baroque Art: The “Golden Age” in Spain, Mexico, and Peru (ca. 1575 – 1700) HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 5 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 510 East Asian Art I: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 Ce HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 511 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan, 1000ce-Pr HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 512 Arts of China  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 513 Intro to Chinese Painting HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 514 Chinese Landscape Painting  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 520 Arts of Japan  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 530 South Asian Art I: Indus Valley to 1200 HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 531 South Asian Art II: 1200 to The Present  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 540 Art in Islamic World I: from Prophet to Mongols HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 541 Art in The Islamic World II: Mongols to Modernism HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 550 Special Topics in Non-Western Art HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 560 Arts of Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 570 North American Indian Arts HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9005 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9011 British Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9300 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9301 European Architecture of the Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9308 Florentine Villas: interp Based on Hist & Soc Fact HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9338  Masterpieces in the Prado Museum HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9350 Renaissance Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9411 Neoclassicism to Realism HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9660 History of Czech Architecture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9661 Art in Czech Lands HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9662 Czech Art and Architecture   HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2810 Silk Roads, Sea Routes and Shared Heritage HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
Shanghai Biology BIOL-SHU All BIOL-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Biology BIOL-UA All BIOL-UA courses MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Biology BIOL-UH All BIOL-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: BIOL-AD
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 1 Calculus Workshop for Business and Economics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 101 Statistics for Business and Economics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 200E Network Analytics MATH/SCI
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 141 Child and Adolescent Brain Development: Applications from Neuroscience to Practice MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Fall 2015, CAMS-UA 141 fulfills MATH/SCI.
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 9141 Child and Adolescent Brain Development: Applications from Neuroscience to Practice MATH/SCI
Shanghai Exper Discovery in Nat World CCEX-SHU 203 Energy and the Environment MATH/SCI
Shanghai Foundations of Science CCSC-SHU All CCSC-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Shanghai Computer Engineering CENG-SHU All CENG-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Shanghai Chemistry CHEM-SHU All CHEM-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Chemistry CHEM-UA All CHEM-AD courses MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Chemistry CHEM-UH All CHEM-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: CHEM-AD
Tisch Cinema Studies CINE-UT 105 Indian Cinema GLOBAL
Tisch Cinema Studies CINE-UT 134 Korean Cinema GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 162 Reading & Representation in Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 175 Topics in 18th Century Literature: Enlightenment Evil HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 425 Classics in Middle Ages & the Renaissance HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 721 Mod Japanes Lit in Translation II  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 726 Narrative Arts of Asia: Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 731 20th Century Chinese Lit in Translation HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 734 Japan Through Its Literature  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 844 Intro to African Lit Arts, Literature and Film in Post-Colonial Afrcia  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9128 The Postcolonial in African Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9136 Kafka and His Contexts HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9140 Post-War East European Poetry: The Still Unborn About the Dead HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9141 Mythic Image in Chin & Western Narrative HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9666 African Women Speak HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9850 Colonialism and the Rise of Modern African Lit HUM
GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 100-399 All CORE 100-399 MATH/SCI
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 500 Cultures & Contexts: Topics—The Silk Road and Central Asia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 502 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Societies GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 503 Cultures & Contexts: South Asia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 505 Cultures & Contexts: Africa GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 506 Cultures & Contexts: Chinese & Japanese Trads GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 507 Cultures & Contexts: Japan GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 509 Cultures & Contexts: Caribbean GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 511 Cultures & Contexts: Middle Eastern Societies GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 512 Cultures & Contexts: China GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 514 Cultures & Contexts: Ancient Israel GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 515 Cultures & Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 516 Cultures & Contexts: India GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 528 Cultures & Contexts: Russia Since 1917 GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 529 Cultures & Contexts: Contemporary Latino Cultures GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 532 Cultures & Contexts: African Diaspora GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 534 Cultures & Contexts: The Black Atlantic GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 536 Cultures & Contexts: Indigenous Australia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 537 Cultures & Contexts: Modern Israel GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 538 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Diasporas GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 539 Cultures & Contexts: Asian / Pacific / American Cultures GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 540 Cultures & Contexts: Mongol Asia and Its Legacy GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 541 Cultures & Contexts: New World Encounters GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 543 Cultures & Contexts: Korea GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 545 Cultures & Contexts: Egypt of the Pharaohs GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 546 Cultures & Contexts: Global Asia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 555 Cultures & Contexts: Brazil GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia - Between East & West GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9515 Cultures and Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9548 Cultures & Contexts: Prague, in the Heart of Central Europe GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Computer Science CS-UH All CS-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: CS-AD
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 1045  Science of Language MATH/SCI
Shanghai Computer Science CSCI-SHU All CSCI-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Computer Science CSCI-UA All CSCI-UA courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 663 Soviet Jewish Life Thru the Prism of Lit & Film HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 110 History of Drama & Theatre I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 220 English Drama to 1642 HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 225 Shakespeare I  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 226 Shakespeare Survey II  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 227 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 230 Colloq: Shakespeare  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 235 Restoration & 18th Century Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 290 17th Century English Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 294 Theatre in Asia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 613 Japanese Cinema: Theory & History HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 702 Studies in Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 850 Intro to Soviet Cinema  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA Most EAST-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
GLOBAL
Notes Global Cultures exception: ALL EAST-UA COURSES except language courses fulfill Gallatin's Global Cultures requirement.
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 52 Hist of East Asia to 1850  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 722 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 723 Civ of Trad China I: T'Ang Dynasty, 618-906  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 724 Civ of Trad China II: Sung Dynasty 960-1279  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 726 Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 729 Traditional Drama of China and Japan HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 833 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 837 Competing Images of the Sage: Confucius vs. Lao Tzu  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 91 East Asian Art I HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 92 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 201 Math for Economists MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 301 Econometrics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 5 Math for Econ 1: Optimization MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 9301 Econometrics MATH/SCI
CAS Economics ECON-UA 18 Statistics MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Educational Communication and Technology EDCT-UE 1010 Being Digital: How the Internet Works MATH/SCI
Shanghai Electrical Engineering EENG-SHU 251 Circuits MATH/SCI
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 34 Medieval & Renaissance Gardens HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 35 Visual Culture in The Middle Ages & Renaiss HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 404 Shakespeare and His Contemporaries HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 410 Shakespeare I HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 411 Shakespeare Survey II HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 415 Colloq: Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 420 English Drama to 1642  HUM
EARLY
Notes Effective Fall 2015, ENGL-UA 420 fulfills Early Modern.
CAS English ENGL-UA 440 17th Cent English Lit HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 450 Colloquium: Milton HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 500 Restoration and Early 18th Century Literature HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 505 Restoration and 18th-Century British Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 512 English Literature of the 18th Century: Enlightenment Past and Future HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 708 Colloq: The Postcolonial Writer HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 721 South Asian Lit in English HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 9975 Postcolonial indian Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 144 Civilization & Culture of Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 100 Environmental Systems Science MATH/SCI
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 200-399 ENVST-UA 200-399 MATH/SCI
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ENVST-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 415 Environmental History of The Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 425 History of Ecology & Environmentalism MATH/SCI
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 9226 Climate Change MATH/SCI
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 178 History of Poland HUM
GLOBAL
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 182 History of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 120 Rdngs in French Lit I: Middle Ages - Revolution  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 150 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 163 Society & Culture: Middle Ages to Present  HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 311 Literature of The French Renaissance  HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 9120 Readings in French Literature: Middle Ages to Early Modern Era HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 9145 Approaches to Francophone Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA  833 Haiti - History, Society and Culture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA  850 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU Most GCHN-SHU courses (see note for exception) HUM
GLOBAL
Notes Liberal Arts and Historical/Cultural exception: Typically courses in GCHN-SHU fulfill Gallatin's Humanities and Global Cultures requirements. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 164 The History of the Silk Road HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL

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